This academy is designed to give educators an understanding of what coding is and how they can integrate it into their curriculum to deepen learning.
- Understanding the tools to facilitate coding skills- algorithms, pseudocodes, flowcharts
- Learn how to integrate Coding in teaching learning Using Python
- Understanding basic programming fundamentals in Python
Agenda at a glance
|40 min||Tools to facilitate coding skills: Understand algorithms, pseudocodes and flowcharts|
|40 min||Understand the importance of dry run a program: Sample examples|
|40 min||Getting started with Python- Why to learn python? Get Going with it|
|60 min||Curriculum Carousel: Walkthrough basic commands and language framework. Activity- Designing Calculator, Printing Patterns etc|
|90 min||Exploring various platforms for enhancing coding skills and computational thinking + Getting Certified for students and educators- Progate, EDX, Coursera, Udemy, Code.org, Hackerrank, codechef, code academy. Microsoft Imagine Academy|
|30 min||Reflection on Computational thinking, Task of the Day (ToD) & Q & A Reflect on how you can incorporate physical computing into your class.|
|10 min||Closing What’s next, MEC, Redeem Code, Survey, Stay Connected|
The primary audience for this session is teachers, empowering educators teaching in a variety of settings.
Recommended size for this academy is 30 educators with one trainer.
Length: Five-hours (plus a 1-hour recommended lunch)